Gallery: Glass-Encased Austrian Suspension Bridge Encourages Public Tra...

 
The world’s first fully glazed suspension bridge recently rose in Vienna, where it connects the Lugner City Shopping Center with the street below. The clear glass bridge was designed by architecture duo Bulant & Wailzer for the city's busy downtown area. The transparent structure becomes a visual treat at night, when it is illuminated with neon colors to emulate the traffic outside.

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  1. unFolded September 30, 2011 at 3:50 pm

    Interesting… a walkway that looks like a big, empty transparent box of Nabisco saltines that was smashed into the ground on one end, then joined to two others on the other end…

    I think I’d like it more if it did not have the dark support frames. Other than that, it’s just OK for a cracker box wannabe.

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